Geography/Science trip to Fuerteventura: 5 days, 4 nights

Geography/Science trip to Fuerteventura: 5 days, 4 nights

Suggested itinerary

  • Day one
  • Fly to Fuerteventura
  • Transfer to accommodation & check-in
  • Evening meal in accommodation & welcome meeting
  • Free evening at leisure
  • Day two
  • Breakfast in accommodation
  • Volcano or Nature Walk / Spanish Class / Caves of Ajuy / Lobos boat trip / Museums / Gastronomy & Wine Tasting / Waterpark / Yoga / Birdwatching Packed Lunch or Lunch at accommodation On site Astronomy Theory Evening meal in accommodation (option of BBQ)
  • Travel to dark location for first observation or night photography practise
  • Day three
  • Breakfast in accommodation
  • Volcano or Nature Walk / Spanish Class / Caves of Ajuy / Lobos boat trip / Museums / Gastronomy & Wine Tasting / Waterpark / Yoga / Birdwatching Packed Lunch or Lunch at accommodation On site Astronomy Theory Evening meal of traditional Canarian food at Mahoh in Villaverde
  • Travel to dark location for observation or night photography practise
  • Day four
  • Breakfast in accommodation
  • Volcano or Nature Walk / Spanish Class / Caves of Ajuy / Lobos boat trip / Museums / Gastronomy & Wine Tasting / Waterpark / Yoga / Birdwatching Packed Lunch or Lunch at accommodation On site Astronomy Theory or Night Photography
  • Evening meal in accommodation
  • Travel to dark location for observation or night photography practise
  • Day five
  • Breakfast in accommodation (and pick up packed lunch)
  • Transfer to airport for flight back to the UK

Geography/Science trip to Fuerteventura: 5 days, 4 nights

Geography/Science trip to Fuerteventura: 5 days, 4 nights

Learning areas:

Possible topics of study available:


• Basic Astronomy
• The Solar System, our Neighbourhood
• The Deep Space, Universal Distances
• Using Binoculars & Telescopes
• Astrophysics
• Frontiers of Astronomy, i.e. Cosmology
• Science with Asteroids & Binary Stars
• Characterising Sky Quality
• Night Photography or Astro Photography
• Other topics available upon request

Geography/Science trip to Fuerteventura: 5 days, 4 nights